21 days in Israel Itinerary

21 days in Israel Itinerary

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21 days in Israel Itinerary

Start: Bangkok
+2
Fly + train + bus:  15​h 30​min
1
Eilat
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Mitspe Ramon
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Masada
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Safed
— 3 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
5
Haifa
— 3 nights
bus:  2​h
6
Jerusalem
— 7 nights
Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: Bangkok

3
nights
Eilat

Eilat ©
At the northern extreme of the Red Sea sits Eilat, a resort town popular with domestic and international tourists.
Eilat is known for wildlife, zoos & aquariums, nature, shopping, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Underwater Observatory Marine Park, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Timna Park, explore the gorgeous colors at Coral Beach Nature Reserve, and have some family-friendly fun at Darkness - Israel's Biggest Haunted House.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Eilat journey builder .

Bangkok, Thailand to Eilat is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Indochina Time (ICT) to Israel Standard Time (IST) is minus 5 hours. Expect slightly colder evenings in Eilat when traveling from Bangkok in October, with lows around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can go by car to Mitspe Ramon.

Things to do in Eilat

Parks Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Underwater Observatory Marine Park ©
Scuba & Snorkeling
Timna Park ©
Timna Park

3
nights
Mitspe Ramon

Mitspe Ramon ©
Founded in 1951, the small desert town of Mitspe Ramon overlooks the Ramon Crater, a massive 40 km (24 mi) long dip in the Negev desert, created by erosion and notable for its interesting rock formations.
Mitspe Ramon is known for nature, wildlife, historic sites, scenic drive, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Avdat National Park, skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, get a taste of life in the country at The Alpaca Farm, and explore the ancient world of Nabatean Avdat Acropolis.

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Drive from Eilat to Mitspe Ramon in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Eilat in October, plan for slightly colder days in Mitspe Ramon, with highs around 32°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Masada.

Things to do in Mitspe Ramon

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trip

Shivta
Highlights from your plan
Ramon Crater ©
Ramon Crater
Avdat National Park ©
Avdat National Park
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

1
night
Masada

Masada ©
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of Masada National Park and then explore the ancient world of Herod's Western Palace.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Masada trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Mitspe Ramon to Masada takes 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Safed.

Things to do in Masada

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Herod's Western Palace
Highlights from your plan
Masada National Park ©
Masada National Park
Herod's Western Palace ©
Herod's Western Palace

3
nights
Safed

Safed ©
The birthplace of the Kabbalah movement, Safed boasts a mystical and spiritual heritage as one of the country's four holy cities.
Change things up with these side-trips from Safed: Tiberias (Sea of Galilee, Tiberias, & more), Mount Tabor (in Kfar Tavor) and Magdala (in Migdal). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Mount of Beatitudes, don't miss a visit to Abuhav Synagogue, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Beatitude Monastery.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Safed day trip tool .

Drive from Masada to Safed in 3.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can catcht the bus to Haifa.

Things to do in Safed

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Tiberias, Capernaum, Mount Tabor, Magdala
Highlights from your plan
Sea of Galilee ©
Sea of Galilee
Mount Tabor ©
Mount Tabor
Mount of Beatitudes ©
Mount of Beatitudes

3
nights
Haifa

Haifa ©
A picturesque city in the north of the country, Haifa combines history and appearances to create an interesting and relaxing destination.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Haifa: Caesarea National Park (in Caesarea), Mirpe HaBosem (in Nahariya) and Nazareth (The Church of the Annunciation, Nazareth Village, & more). Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at The Baha'i Gardens, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bahai Gardens and Shrine, and take a stroll through Akko Old Town.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Haifa trip planner .

Traveling by bus from Safed to Haifa takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. October in Haifa sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to take a bus to Jerusalem.

Things to do in Haifa

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Nazareth, Acre, Mirpe HaBosem, Caesarea National Park
Highlights from your plan
The Baha'i Gardens ©
The Baha'i Gardens
The Church of the Annunciation ©
The Church of the Annunciation
Nazareth Village ©
Nazareth Village

7
nights
Jerusalem

Jerusalem ©
Few places in the world boast such a long history and such a rich multiethnic culture as Jerusalem, a city sacred to Jews, Muslims, and Christians.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Jerusalem: Jaffa Old City (in Jaffa) and Tel Aviv (Tayelet & Neve Tzedek). There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center, steep yourself in history at Mt of Olives, examine the collection at Israel Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Mount.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Jerusalem journey planning site .

Traveling by bus from Haifa to Jerusalem takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in October, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Tours Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Tel Aviv
Highlights from your plan
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem ©
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Western Wall ©
Western Wall

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